Assistant Minister of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications, Government of the Republic of Serbia
Renata Pindžo, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Economics, Finance and Administration (FEFA), Belgrade. She holds lectures at the College of Tourism, Belgrade. Since July 2008, she has been in charge of the tourism sector while working as Deputy Minister in the Government of the Republic of Serbia. Since 2013, she has been a member of the National Council for Tourism Development of the Republic of Serbia. Ms. Pindžo graduated from the Faculty of Economics, University of Belgrade, where she obtained a Master's degree in 2003. In May 2011, she received her Ph.D. degree.
Furthermore, her experience includes more than 13 years in management consulting and financial advisory services. She has gained knowledge by providing consulting services to many domestic and international companies, including financial institutions and local municipalities, during her employment at Deloitte. As a consultant, she was engaged at the Economics Institute and on the World Bank's projects related to privatization, restructuring, and improving the Serbian economy's competitiveness. She has cooperated with many international institutions (USAID, EIB, IFC, DFID, GIZ, etc.) on complex projects of restructuring the Serbian economy. Also, she is the focal point on behalf of the Republic of Serbia (in the tourism field) in the following organizations and regional initiatives: UNWTO, BSEC, RCC, EUSAIR, EUSDR. Ms. Pindžo is the author of more than 70 scientific papers.